The X Factor

Simon Cowell Admits He Hopes 'X Factor' Format Changes Will Boost Ratings

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK Entertainment

Simon Cowell has been under pressure to increase ratings for ‘The X Factor’ after a slump in recent years, but he’s hoping the latest raft of ch...

Simon Cowell Misses 'X Factor' Auditions In London Due To Illness

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 05.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Simon Cowell was forced to miss the first half of ‘X Factor’ auditions on Tuesday (4 July), due to a sudden illness. The music mogul took the morn...

An 'X Factor' Winner Has Apparently Just Signed Up For This Year's 'Strictly Come Dancing'

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 02.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Former ‘X Factor’ winner Alexandra Burke has become the latest name to be linked to this year’s ‘Strictly Come Dancing’. The 2008 series ch...

Sharon Osbourne Temporarily Replaced After Being Forced To Pull Out Of 'X Factor' Auditions

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

Sharon Osbourne has been forced to pull out of ‘X Factor’ auditions in Edinburgh, after being left in agonising pain with her back. Alesha Dixon h...

Nicole Scherzinger ‘To Miss Filming X Factor Auditions’ Due To Family Illness

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Entertainment

Nicole Scherzinger looks set to miss the opening auditions of this year’s ‘X Factor’ after her aunt fell ill. According to The Sun, the US star ...

Louis Walsh Has Just Thrown The Future Of The 'X Factor' Panel Into Doubt

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Entertainment

Louis Walsh has furthered speculation Nicole Scherzinger will not return to ‘The X Factor’ this year. The long-standing judge admitted the former...

Sharon Osbourne Speaks Out In Support Of Fellow ‘X Factor’ Judge Mel B

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 08.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

Sharon Osbourne has spoken out in support of Mel B, after the former Spice Girl filed for divorce from her husband Stephen Belafonte, amid abuse alleg...

Louisa Johnson Reveals She Wasn't Afraid To Stand Her Ground While Recording Her Album

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 21.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Louisa Johnson has revealed she was far from a shrinking violet during the recording process of her debut album. The former ‘X Factor’ winner open...

16 NSFW Moments From 'Celebrity Sex Pod' That We Will Never Recover From

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Channel 5 have never been afraid to push taste and decency boundaries with their programming, so it should come as no surprise to learn they have laun...

Olly Murs’ Brother Changes Surname After Bitter Seven Year Feud With His Famous Twin

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 22.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Olly Murs’ brother has revealed he’s changed his surname because of a long-running and bitter feud with his famous twin sibling and the rest of hi...

Has ITV Given The Voice The 'X Factor' And Unearthed A Pop Star?

James Brinsford | Posted 08.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
James Brinsford

Step forward Mo Adeniran. The very first week of the new series on ITV and a star has fallen into their laps. The BBC must be secretly kicking themselves that no-one like Mo had deigned to audition while on their channel. Despite all The X Factor's misgivings, the show certainly knew how to launch a star and it seems that The Voice UK now has one of its own.

Rebecca Ferguson Says She'll Perform At Trump’s Inauguration If She Can Sing 'Strange Fruit'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 03.01.2017 | UK

British singer Rebecca Ferguson has said she will accept Donald Trump’s invitation to perform at his inauguration - but only if she can sing the civ...

Let's Talk About What Women Wear

Beth Galey | Posted 01.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Beth Galey

It's not ok to say 'she'd look so much nicer if she'd just...' That is an individual's perception. Just because someone would personally never wear something that revealing or never wear something that shade of yellow, doesn't mean they shouldn't.

Watch Out Kanye... The Debut Video From Honey G Is Here

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

Just as we’re about to finally see the back of 2016 for good, we’ve been served one final thing to test us all: the debut video from Honey G is he...

Why Are We Getting Honey G For Life And Not Just For Christmas?

James Brinsford | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
James Brinsford

For the sake of our intelligence, those of you that are a part of the Honey G 'machine', please stop force feeding us her shtick and put your time and efforts into those that are more deserving of such an opportunity.

X Factor's Saara Aalto Is Already Working With A Huge Artist

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

’X Factor’ runner-up Saara Aalto has officially signed a record deal that will see her working with the likes of Sia. The Finland native has inked...

Matt Terry Shone Too Much To Not Win The X-Factor

Maria Karvouni | Posted 12.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

There are some people who glow no matter what and Matt Terry is one of them. So, it was inevitable for him, to win the X-Factor. At first glance, he ...

Is Saara Aalto The Only One That Can Save This Series Of The X Factor?

James Brinsford | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
James Brinsford

With The Voice looking to start the new year with a bang, it seems unfortunate that The X Factor has become a ministry of blandness this time but a Saara win could be enough to show the new singing competition in town that the old dog still have some bite and shouldn't be put down quite yet.

Poorly Simon Cowell Might Miss The ‘X Factor’ Final

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

Simon Cowell might be missing from this weekend’s ‘X Factor’ final after being struck down with a mystery illness. The music mogul is reportedly...

Predicting The Winner Of The X-Factor

Maria Karvouni | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

I believe that all of them will have a career in music, as well as singers that left the X-Factor before them. Winning a music competition secures a high prestige, but what matters most for an artist is his establishment for many years in the industry. This is the real winner.

Why The People Voted For Ed Balls And Honey G, And Why They Stopped

Caroline Frost | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Caroline Frost

This has been a strange year. We've seen one or two demonstrations of people power triumphing over experience, expertise, credibility - would it be a stretch to say that, even in the sunlit world of reality TV, viewers decided it was time to secure victory for, not the most popular person, but the right one?

What Mahatma Gandhi Would Say To Honey G

Maria Karvouni | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

Mahatma Gandhi and Honey G haven't got many things in common. The first was an Indian leader, born in 1869, and the second is an eccentric rapper from...

It's Home Time For Honey G, But It's Not All Over For 'X Factor' Rapper

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

Honey G’s controversial stint on this year’s ‘X Factor’ finally came to an end on Sunday evening. The controversial rapper found herself in t...

Honey G Can Still Win The X-Factor

Maria Karvouni | Posted 21.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

Now that Honey G was a candidate to leave, X-Factor fans could think that this was the precursor of her departure and that she is not able to reach the final or win the show. My research demonstrates that those people are wrong.

The Tempestuous Journey Of Saara Aalto In The X-Factor

Maria Karvouni | Posted 14.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

Saara Aalto has faced hard times in this year's X-Factor, perhaps more than anyone else that is currently in the competition. However, she has overcom...